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Manufacturing in the UK is a pretty big deal. We lead the world in advance manufacturing. Over 2.5 million people employed. Worth £183 billon. 51% of the UK’s total exports is goods. It’s a dynamic sector. And we love it.
Encompassing everything from food and drink production to renewable energies. Electronics to chemicals and pharmaceuticals. And so many more sectors. Businesses making goods for sale direct to consumers. Businesses supplying specific parts to other companies. Businesses with production sites.
NEVER A DULL MOMENT FOR MANUFACTURERS
You know an ever-changing marketplace gets complicated by political turmoil and unforeseen events. Covid anyone? Oh, and the war in Ukraine. Both impacted significantly on manufacturing. Witness the rise in costs for raw materials, energy and labour. And then you need to evolve and adapt. Businesses can’t stand still. How do you make your business more resilient? Reducing risk? Improve cash flow and productivity?
Our expertise is in audit, accounting and tax advisory for manufacturing and supply chain businesses. Not making things. That’s your area of expertise. But we get it. We understand how your type of business works from years of experience of working with companies like yours. From standard costing models to the importance of cash flow.
We hear about the common challenges facing manufacturing businesses from our clients and partners. Current hot topics including:
MADE IN THE UK. MADE IN THE MIDLANDS
From Ashby-de-la-Zouch to York. John O’Groats to Land’s End. We work with a wide range of manufacturing businesses. Reflecting our Midlands roots we’re really proud patrons of Made in the Midlands (MitM). Part of the Made In Group, created to champion UK manufacturing. MitM boasts over 425 member firms, employing more than 730,000 people across the region.
But it’s not just MitM members that we support. We’re on a mission to help manufacturing businesses thrive and grow across the UK. Helping them access initial grants to kickstart a project. Research and Development incentives to further support development through to applying for patents to protect products and processes.
OUR EXPERIENCE. OUR EXPERTISE. OUR BREADTH OF SERVICES.
We can help you think outside the box. Find the right solution to your needs in a flexible way. We offer a wide range of services with cross-sector expertise in consulting, deal advisory, audit, and tax.
Whether you’re seeking guidance around revenue growth or supply chain management and costs we can help. We’ve worked closely with manufacturing businesses on a growth journey. Helping with successful mergers and acquisitions. Supporting companies raise finance.
From business tax advice to outsourced business support. We have people who can step in and support even becoming your finance team. An extra pair of hands to support your finance needs. Maybe setting up a new finance system to help you interrogate data. Ensuring you have access to quality management information that is tailored to your needs.
Or maybe you need help with carrying out a Sustainability Audit to meet new ESG reporting requirements. Helping along on your journey to Net Zero.
Not forgetting our VAT and Indirect Taxes teams who are here to advise on those pesky post Brexit, cross border issues. Whatever questions you have, we’re confident we’ll have the answers. But go on, try us.
DON’T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT
We encourage our clients to tell us what they think of us. No holds barred. Warts and all. Not that there are many of those.
Client experience (CX) as a whole is something that’s super important to us. We’re proud to say our Net Promoter Score (NPS) is industry leading indicating exceptional client satisfaction and loyalty levels.
IT ALL STARTS WITH A CHAT
We like to build long term relationships with our clients. We’ll get under the skin of your business. We want to understand the challenges and the opportunities facing you. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach around here.
We can help you think outside the box. Find the right solution to your needs in a flexible way. We offer a wide range of integrated services with cross-sector expertise in consulting, deal advisory, audit, and tax. There are a number of people within CP who have specific expertise and knowledge developed over many years from working with clients from the Manufacturing and Supply Chain sectors. Along with Steve Ellis these include Neil Calder and Chris Knott who advises on R&D Tax Relief to businesses in the sector.
Whatever questions you have, we’re confident we’ll have the answers. But go on, try us.